Visit Holkham

Plan your visit

Plan your visitto Holkham

Taking some time to plan your day before you visit helps ensure you get the most out of your time with us.

Here’s some information we find really useful, and we hope you do too. You can enjoy Holkham your own way; choose to visit our attractions, book a tour, talk or event, enjoy a jaunt through the park, a picnic by the lake or cuppa from the café. All you have to do is plan how to get here first.


Why not go car free?

Visit by bike, bus, train or on foot and enjoy 30% off entry – just show a valid train/bus ticket or bike on arrival.

Visit our Good Journey page for further information about the discount and how you can get to Holkham using public transport.

Holkham Hall

  • Reopening March 2024

Let our expert guides share with you the secrets and stories of Holkham’s residents, past and present, and show you the exquisite collections of ancient statues, original furniture, books, manuscripts, tapestries, and paintings.

Holkham Stories

  • Reopening March 2024

Visit our interactive experience as we tell the tales of the estate’s rich 400-year heritage, and current, innovative projects focusing on sustainability and conservation. Discover how Holkham is paving the way for the future.

Walled Garden

  • Reopening March 2024

Through the ornate Venetian gates and within sun trapped walls you’ll find Victorian greenhouses, an ornamental garden, a working kitchen garden and a vineyard, all surrounded by glorious flowers, shrubs, and trees.

Holkham Park

  • Open every day, 10am-4pm, excluding Christmas Day
  • Parking £5

A rolling landscape of breath taking natural beauty. Whether you choose to walk, run, cycle, scoot or simply relax by the lake, there are hidden gems to explore and wildlife aplenty.

Holkham Beach

  • Open every day, 6am-5pm
  • Parking from £3.50

Feel the sand beneath your feet, the wind in your hair and breathe in that fresh sea air. Lose yourself for a few hours on one of the most unspoilt, natural, and remarkable stretches of the North Norfolk coast.

Wells-next-the-Sea Beach

  • Wells Beach car park open daily, 6am-6pm throughout winter
  • Parking from £3.50

A quintessential seaside town just a stone’s throw from Holkham. Wander the winding streets with an ice cream, enjoy fish and chips at the quay or visit the beach and revel in its row of iconic, colourful beach huts.

Eat, sleep & shop

The Victoria

Enjoy lunch or dinner during your visit to Holkham, carefully created using the finest local produce by our skilled chefs.

Booking ahead is advised.